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the the world's leaders will be in new york city as well. during the exercise the group was responding to a series of mock worst-case scenarios prepared by the department of homeland security. a gunman at a hospital. another shooter at a train station. a power outage followed by a bomb explosion in times square. >> two active shooters. a building collapsed. a train derailed. >> reporter: agency heads briefing mayor de blasio through the exercise. >> it was extraordinary to watch the effortless, the seamless teamwork between a variety of security agencies at all levels of government and all the other authorities involved. >> reporter: the nypd showcased their front line of security and detailed other safety logistics, including eight foot walls being built on the sidewalks outside st. patrick's cathedral to help with crowd control. commissioner bratton says they are well aware of the added hurdle protecting a pope who wants to be close to the people.
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him in a bubble. but this pope has made it clear that's not what he does. we will attempt to, as much as possible, try to find common ground on this issue. >> commissioner bratton also added that at this point there are no credible threats against the pope. he says the city is ready for everything, including a massive beyonce concert where thousands are expected in central park on the day the pope departs. live in lower manhattan. >> thank you. mayor de blasio is beside himself that tickets can'ters are trying to profit off the pope's visit. close to 80,000 pretickets. soon after the winners were notified tickets for sale were posted on craigslist and e
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birthday, some for thousands of dollars. >> it's inconsistent with what that pope stands for. >> the mayor says other outlets are cooperating as well. >> an unexpected danger for metro-north riders. that tracks. with commuters concerned, the mta rushed to make repairs. matt kozar reports from the fordham section of the bronx. from the 188th street overpass onto the metro-north tracks. a train leaving the fordham station for grand central smashed into it causing damage to the third rail. passengers elaina and murray say everyone exited on to the platform through the last car i. was afraid, you know. it was very risky. >> we did not know what was happening.
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>> reporter: the mta says no passengers were hurt, but the train's engineer walked to to an ambulance. he did not appear to be seriously hurt. as would, to repair the third rail, commuters entered an exit for southbound trains. the mta says train and track vandalism is unacceptable and police are working to catch the perpetrators. this past year there has been a slew of vandalism on the tracks. in april, police say a gang of vandals caused an electrical explosion on a brooklyn subway line after placing a piece of metal on the tracks. >> what do you think someone, why did they do that? >> they didn't think about others. >> reporter: at the fordham station riders were unnerved about what happened but say they feel safe riding the rails. >> i never seen anything that's going to -- so i hop on the train. >> reporter: you are surprised? >> yeah. >> reporter: the mta says there was no damage to the train. service is now operating on a normal schedule.
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case. reporting from the fordham section of the bronx, matt kozar, cbs2 news. a developing story. a gunman is on the loose following a murder of a professor in mississippi. face. police have identified the a school employee. they he don't think he is on campus any longer, but it does investigators have also linked the person they are looking for to the murder of a woman 300 miles away. so far his connection to the victims is not clear. a security guard at the world trade center site is facing charges for allegedly stab ago man in lower manhattan. police say it started with an altercation between the two men inside a mcdonald's on broadway and fulton street around 4:00 this morning. the two men then got into fist fight. police say 55-year-old salpunta stacked the man in the chest and
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slashed his face. his injuries are described as non-life-threatening. a caretaker accused of losing a patient, a grown man, now missing for almost three weeks. his family had no idea what was going on until they arrived to find an eviction notice on the door. cbs2's meg baker has the story now from brooklyn. >> reporter: they try to visit their brother as much as they can. when they showed up to the home where a caretaker takes after him, this eviction notice was on the door. >> he that is been missing 14 days. we found out four days ago. the caretaker never informed us or the police department. >> reporter: the caretaker is paid by the state to care for the men. the family is so worried because ortiz suffers from schizophrenia. >> being that he is off his medication for 14 days, he is now in the state of talking to himself. he hears voices and he can become aggressive. >> reporter: family members say the caretaker told them he
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brought ortiz to hotel lux on atlantic avenue. when i went inside to speak to management they say ortiz was not with the group of men. >> i didn't see him. we saw him on the -- he went out. >> he never came into the hotel? >> no. >> reporter: the caretaker is sherman graham. we attempted to speak to him at the address where he now resides and called him. he didn't wish to speak with us. >> the police can't press charges. it's not a crime to report big shock to us. especially that he is mentally ill and he has -- he is paid by the state. >> reporter: ortiz was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, blue has a beard. in the flatbush section of brooklyn, meg baker, cbs2 news. >> and cbs2 has reached out to the state to find out how this could happen.
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we have not yet heard back. some northern california residents are waiting to see what, if anything, is left of their homes. a fast-moving fire ripped through the area north of napa this weekend leaving charred rubble in its wake. chelsea edwards reports from middletown. >> reporter: parts of middletown, california, are gone. incinerated after flames tore through communities. the fire destroyed up to 1,000 buildings, including hundreds of homes. >> that fire has been burning in all directions. >> this was one of the worst fires i have seen in my 28 year career with cal fire. >> reporter: the deadly wildfire forced at least 13,000 residents from their homes. as many dodged horrifying scenes like this. the wildfire wiped out blocks of neighborhoods, including this one here in middletown. while cooler temperatures have moved in, firefighters say they are worried about shifting winds. dawn lopez, one of 1,200 flyers, returned to find his
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homestanding, but little else was spared. >> i am looking around at my neighbors. they are just devastated. and on a my daughter is devastated. i drove over to her house. it's gone. >> reporter: california governor jerry brown declared a state of emergency for the area. >> the fires, once they start going, they become very difficult to dole with. and very expensive. >> reporter: officials say california's historic drought is fueling some of the most explosive fires in decades. chelsea edwards, cbs2 news. four firefighters who are members of a helicopter crew were hospitalized with second-degree burns this weekend. and a second wildfire less than 200 miles away has scorched more than 77,000 acres and destroyed 35 homes z. several european nations struggling to cope with migrants are tightening their borders. a razor wire added to the fence.
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dozen of people, many of them with young children, continued to stream into hungary from serbia today. many board buses and trains hoping to reach other european nations. >> if this train goes to austria, yeah, from austria we are going to sweden. >> authorities in the netherlands, germany,czech republic have tightened border controls. new information on the exprison worker who helped two convicted murders escape. joyce mitchell says she was trying to save her family. for the first time since her conviction we are hearing from her. month after pleading guilty to promoting prison extra band. she was depressed and allowed prisoners david sweat and richard matt to take advantage of her. richard matt threatened her husband. >> he looked at me one day and said, you know, joys, i do love you. and i said, i love my husband.
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and a little while after that he wanted to get rid of lyle. >> sweat and matt escaped from the clinton correctional facility near the canadian border june 6. matt was shot and killed by a border patrol officer and sweat was captured. the city sanitation department says it will hold a special collection day for clothing and textiles. it's a one time only pilot program set to start in two weeks in four of the five burroughs. city residents throw out more than 200,000 tons of clothing each year. sanitation says workers make the pickups in staten island, queens, the bronx, brooklyn as well and donate everything to good weather. up next, she has created a national debate over gay marriage and religion. >> i don't want to have this conflict. i don't want to be in the spotlight and i certainly don't want to be a whipping post. >> the clerk jailed for refusing marriage licenses goes back to work, but her fight isn't over yet.
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also, a military battle over breastfeeding. why some people are celebrating and others are criticizing this photo. losing lives and losing funding. first responders forced to face off with lawmakers over a bill they call life or death. and what is your child's back to school bedtime? how about 6:45? the recommendation some parents are calling ridiculous. and a spectacular september day. get ready for august to make a return. we will talk about that in just
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a bit. it is back to work for the kentucky clerk who spent nearly a week in jail for refuse to go same-sex couples. cbs's jessica schneider >> reporter: kim davis is adamant saying she will not issue any marriage licenses that go against her religious beliefs. but she won't stand in the way of her deputies who choose issue them. that declaration came monday among as the clerk returned to work after more than a week.
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she spent five days in jail for refuse to go issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. the judge said he will accepted her pack to jail if she doesn't comply with his order to resume issuing licenses. >> her decision to not authorize these particular licenses is in violation of the court order. >> reporter: even davis admits she is not sure hers is a valid solution. >> instead, the license will state that they are issued order. >> reporter: davis is now to figure out a way to accommodate her beliefs. >> are we not a big enough, a loving enough, and a tolerant enough state to find a way to accomodate my deeply held religious convictions? >> reporter: same-sex couples are continuing to get marriage licenses without davis. these were the first to get a license today from one of davis' deputies. >> we want to be the face of acceptance. to say you are okay. we are from here. we are not, you know, just
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outsiders that, you know, people in these communities are gay and lesbian and have a right to feel at home. >> reporter: kentucky's governor says the licenses without davis' signature will be considered valid. there is debate in the state legislature as it to whether public officials with really just concerns can similarly opt out. hoping to give a boost to women juggling military life and new parenthood. a texas photographer takes a striking image much. this is ten active duty soldiers breasting their new babies. she posted the photo on her professional facebook page. many have praise, while others question the professionalism of women breastfeeding in uniform. the photo was removed from her facebook page, but ruby has since reposted it. staten island may soon be overrun with deer. borough officials say the deer
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population is exploded over the past seven years and it's getting worse. >> with mating season around the corner, they are demanding the city do something about it. elise finch has the story. >> reporter: white tailed deer are undeniably pretty and graceful. they are a huge problem on staten island. >> they get in front of buses. they get in front of cars. they get, you know, they cause damage and can cause harm. >> reporter: staten island's borough president says he is worried about their affect on native vegetation and the spread of disease. >> an increase in tick-borne diseases, lyme disease, it's a giant buffet and they will wipe out a generation. >> reporter: with 42 deer per and car collisions are more frequent. it's time for new york city, he >> the state and the federal officials that we have been working with, they get it. our partners in the city agencies don't seem to have the same level of urgency. >> reporter: staten island officials say they were promised
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an action plan about their deer problem by early may, but they still haven't gotten one. >> if you asked me a year ago what i thought would be happening now, i thought we would be fighting over the specifics the plan. unfortunately, we don't have a plan to have a plan. >> reporter: a spokesperson for the city sells cbs2 news we are working with the usda on an environmental assessment to take a look at the impacts the of deer and deer management options. the environmental assessment will be released for public comment this fall. mating season begins next month and frustrated officials say they want to take action before anyone gets hurt. on staten island, elise finch, cbs2 news. >> once the plan is agreed upon, it will have to be approved by the state. if you were out early this morning, some people probably thought it was pretty chilly outside compared to last week, right? >> refreshing. >> you guys are right. last week, at least, we were hitting 97 degrees. today it was the upper 70s. right now you're 75.
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a gorgeous sky. high temp was 77. you know, christine was talking about chilly this morning. 59 for new york city. other spots cooler than that. it been a while since we had temperatures that cool for new york. upper 50s on june 27. is in the the start of the season? i think not. it's a head fake out there. there is the sky. beautiful out there. whatever cloud cover you see around massachusetts and northern new england that's the system we had over the weekend. it's out of here. sunshine and clear skies will persist for quite a while. clear tonight. comfortable. 62 degrees. warmer still tomorrow. in fact, the start to a warm- up. 83 degrees. sunny and dry. this is the start -- and i'm talking about 83. what is beyond that? we will talk about that later in the newscast. back to you at the desk. >> thank you. at five, slide by vandals. soccer feels-like fields torn apart by a vicious prank. how it could delay the season for hundreds of players.
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inspiration on the runway. a model changing attitudes at new york fashion week. dana tyler to a look ahead to the news at six. >> it's the first day for commuters using the brand-new 34th street hudson yards subway station. tonight at 6:00 cbs's alice gainer with a live report on how not everything went smoothly today. also tonight at 6 when is it okay to joke about the pope? well, when it's for a good cause. tonight we'll tell you about the new contest, joke with the that can help people in need. we will see you tonight at 6. for our morning, traffic and weather on the 2s with john and alex. >> wake up to cbs2 news tomorrow
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followed by cbs this morning. in brooklyn in 1907, four courageous ladies saw the despair of the poor, old, and sick and founded what would become mjhs. today mjhs provides quality home care,
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a teenage model is breaking barriers and changing the way we think about beauty. >> 18-year-old madeline stewart has down's syndrome. as marlie haul tells us, she is not letting the disability get in the way of her dreams. >> reporter: strutting down the runway at new york city's legendary fashion week is every model's dream. for madeline stewart, it's even more of a long shot. the 18-year-old from australia has down's syndrome. despite verbal and cognitive limitations, her mom as madeline knew she wanted to be a model after attending a fashion show. >> she wanted to get up on the
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stage. right then. >> reporter: the first step was a photo shoot. the pictures went viral on facebook. half a million followers later, modeling jobs from all over the world started pouring in. >> madeline is a shining light that shows people that nothing is impossible. >> this is bigger than modeling? >> this is about inclusion. this is about discrimination. it's about letting people out there with intellectual looks >> reporter: then the call every model wants to get. a request to walk the runway at new york fashion week. are you excited? >> yes. >> reporter: are you going to >> yeah. >> reporter: is everybody going to clap? >> yeah. >> reporter: and cheer? >> yeah. >> yes. >> reporter: but excitement turned to fear. and doubt. please. >> reporter: the cameras, the crowds, the chaos. madeline conquered them all to faces
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of new york fashion week 2015. marlie hall, cbs2 news. >> absolutely adorable. >> amazing, right? >> it's a representation of what is really out there. >> real people. >> real people. a real world we live in. >> like her mom said, a shining light. can you feel that coming out of her. >> yes. not everyone can overcome that backstage fear. she was in a design by henrik vermillon. she and her mom are now considering offers to apoor at fashion week in milan and paris and well. >> good for her. >> congratulations. >> fantastic. as we continue. they are fighting for their lives. >> i tell you, people are going to die if we don't have this built. >> 14 years after the towers fell, many first responders facing a new battle. this time it's for money to keep them alive.
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time is quickly running out on a health program for first responder sick from their work on 9/11 and beyond. good evening. i am maurice dubois. >> i am christine johnson. it has helped thousands of people and doctors continue to diagnose new cases 14 years after the attacks. >> but in just a few weeks it will start to expire. cbs2's andrea crimes has the story now -- andrea crimes has the story now. >> reporter: the ray firefighter worked on the pile at ground zero. now he is working to stay alive. advanced kidney kansas since 2009. there. i can't complain. friends. >> reporter: he is one of
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72,000 people enrolled in the world trade center health program which provides medical monitoring and treatment for sick 9/11 first responder, workers and residents. the program is part of the 2010 james adroga health and compensation act. that will start expiring next month if congress does nothing. >> it would be a dig struggle. people are going to die if we don't have this bill passed. >> congressman maloney has introduced legislation to make it permanent. the firefighters association is heading to d.c. to lobby lawmakers on wednesday. this time bringing a big supporter. former daily show host jon stewart. >> we think that some of them are going to be shaking in their boots knowing that jon stewart is coming down and going to put a spotlight on them. >> reporter: opponents expressed concerns, especially about the large price tag and potential for abuse. long island congressman peter king says those concerns are unfounded. especially when people continue dying.
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last week alone the fdny added wall. the people who died from 9/11-related illnesses. >> you can't leave soldiers in the battlefield. we can't leave these civilians >> reporter: the union expects a few hundred people in d.c. on wednesday, including first responder from other states. it will all begin with a rally with jon stewart. in lower manhattan, andrea crimes, cbs2 news. >> and malonemy's office does not have a cost estimate on the new bill from the congressional budget office. the 2010 bill had a $4 billion price tag. turning to campaign 2016, the washington outsiders are showing more strength in the latest cbs presidental poll. on the republican side donald trump has 36% in south carolina and 40% in new hampshire. but in iowa the picture has changed a bit. support from evangelicals
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boosted bernie sanders to 25%. and within the approximate poll's margin of air. >> i am gratified to see so many people are actually starting to listen. >> ben carson is a nice man. he is surging. he is way behind me. >> reporter: well, some of trump's more recent controversial remarks have now been turned around for a ad supporting carly fiorina. it says looks at that face and then makes an appeal to women. as for the democrats, bernie sanders spent the day appealing to christian conservatives at liberty university. >> try to communicate with those who do not agree on every issue. >> reporter: and sanders now leads hillary clinton 43 to 33% in iowa. and in new hampshire he is registering 52%. there are hundreds of young disappointed soccer players in suffolk county tonight. they hoped to open the season. the new season over the weekend.
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but instead arrived to find the field had been vandalized. mark morgan says the damage was done by tires. >> reporter: young soccer fans stared in disbelief to damage to the cal harbor soccer feel in north port. these photos of ground up turf and dozens of sets of tire tracks show what's left of the soccer complex. >> it's terrible what happened here. and nothing like this should ever happen. >> reporter: workers have been trying to smooth out the huge divots. damage worenned by the weather. >> due to the rain we had on thursday, the fields were soft. so when they came in here with the car, had they were revving the engine and doing figure eights and sliding and breaking the sod free from the dirt. >> reporter: town public safety officers have been patrolling the grounds searching clues for who would do this. the president of the north port cal harbor soccer club tells us we think there were two vehicles involved. the gate was either left unlocked or they had the
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combination code to open it. used. practices continue on the least continue. ahead and retop, reaerate and reseed and shut the fields down to let new seed germinate. >> reporter: league officials say many games will have to be rescheduled elsewhere with $10,000 in damage. >> disgusting. obviously, probably teenagers did it and kids who aren't raised right and i think there should be severe punishment. >> reporter: police tell us teens routinely use nearby parking lots to show off muscle cars. but right now there are no suspects. in north port, long island, mark morgan, cbs2 news. >> there is no security video. the only nearby camera was not operating at the time. time and time again new york ranks the worst city for road rage. perhaps it's all the congestion or construction. whatever the reason, one thing is for sure.
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road rage is getting worse. now there is an app for that. >> any time there is a problem, leave it to technology to find a way to try to solve it. >> so can this new technology put a dent in the growing problem or will to make the situation worse? tonight at 11 cbs2 explores road rage remedies. >> take a deep breath now. >> it does help. >> calm down. >> yes. up next here at five, bucking the odds from a boling lane. the inspiring story of a man, his mission, and his passion. you. an announcement to keep cancer and heart disease away. why some new health some controversy. and today in history, in died in buffalo. eight days after being shot by 42-year-old vice president teddy roosevelt was sworn in, becoming
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if you think that you're helping your indict by drinking diet, think again. a lot of people who drink diet beverages load up on chips, cookies and ice cream. researchers say those wanting to eat healthy and lose weight should watch what they eat and what they drink. >> you say it like it's a bad thing. >> well, i have learned my lesson through experience. >> really? >> been interest, done that? >> oh, my gosh, yes. >> diet soda makes you think you are okay. >> what a combination. the professional bowlers the best bowlers in the world. it includes a long island nay tough. he has the skills, scores, but he is missing something many of us take for granted. steve overmyer has the story. >> when i first started out, i years that i could bowl and do this. >> reporter: he lines up every shot.
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he takes the same measured steps and he has bowed countless strikes but hasn't seen one. for the past 25 years, he has been legally blind. an accident at work with sulfuric acid burned the retinas in his eyes. >> you can see your toe? >> yeah. i can see these right here. >> reporter: is it a blur? is it just colors? >> yeah, at first. i used to hope, you know, sometimes you got to go with your senses and hope, you know, your direction is right. >> reporter: you are operating on blind faith a little bit? >> exactly. >> reporter: he travels the country competing in pro-ams. he bold two perfect games. trusting his senses he hears a familiar sound but still has to ask, did i hit that? >> you got her. >> reporter: he is hoping his
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success is inspiring others with disabilities to never lose sight of what's possible. >> to show other people in my condition that they could come out and bowl and do just as good as i can. >> reporter: defying diversity and the ability to see beyond any obstacle. >> he bowled with professionals several times. his dream is to compete in the pro-am of the world series in bowling in las vegas in december. really impressive individual. >> bowling, i think, is one of those sports that as long as you have the technique down, it's all in the wrist, right? >> it is. it's about repeating that motion. he is so good every times he goes to an event, the doctor looks in his retina to make sure he is blind.
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he resents that, but is proud as well. >> really inspirational. thanks, steve. >> can beat me any day. it's not an understatement to call this a medical miracle. had how researchers are giving amputees. sense of touch with artificial limbs. and a controversy over hair took center stage at "the talk" today. dana tyler with what's coming up on cbs2 at 6. >> here's what we're working on in the cbs2 news room. a bus driver busted on a busy parkway. the mta employee arrested, accused of driving drunk for miles and he wasn't even on duty. so how did he get access to the bus? and this little girl takes the internet by storm. see her reaction as she discovers her own shadow for the very first time. those stories and more tonight at 6:00.
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high risk patients between the ages of 50 and 69. they found that a day lelow dose aspirin taken over a ten year period may help them avoid heart attack, stroke and colorectal cancer. it is also a blood thinner. not recommended for patients at risk for bleeding problems. >> we worry aspirin will be taken by a lot of the worried well, where the harms are going to exceed the benefits. >> of course, researchers say you should consult your doctor. they say everybody can reduce their risk of heart disease and cancer by quitting smoking, eating healthfully and exercising. prom tissing news for people could amputation of their legs. cbs's 2 dr. max gomez explains. >> reporter: you know, the same athrosclerosis is also blocking
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arteries all over the body. when it gets bad in the legs, it can cause tremendous pain and could lead to amputation from lack of blood flow. here is a ba throne fix that problem. this is brian doing what he sort of loves to do. yard work at his new jersey home. but last year even a little bit of problem was causing serious leg pain in the 66-year-old. >> the calf points were cramping. >> reporter: an ultra sound revealed that he had p.a.d. peripheral artery disease that was blocking blood flow to his legs. >> in general, it causes amputation of about 90% of all amputations. >> reporter: when conservative therapy, including medications fail, they use a larger version of the time of balloons that open up heart arties. they tend to break in the legs. >> rereblockages were very, very high.
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our procedures had to be repeatedly performed on the relief. >> reporter: brian was the first patient in the u.s. to have his leg arteries opened with a different type of balloon after approved by the fda. is the called lutonics. in addition to opening the artery, the balloon releases a drug that prevents scar tissue from reblocking the artery. >> a year from now you check. 75% of those arteries are open. which is a tremendous leap compared to plain old balloon. >> unfortunately, i can go out and rake the leaves for more than ten minutes at a time. >> reporter: despite the best treatments, some patients end up with amputations often because of trauma. now the defense department's advance research projects agency has implanted electrodes in the brains of a patient like this one. it lets him move a prosthetic hand with his thoughts and the other electrodes give him feeling were his hand. highly experimental, but a huge step forward.
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now, that feedback there a prostethic fan is key to allow a patient to touch or grip something like an egg or child's hand with a right amount of pressure. it makes a motorized hand feel like his own hand. it's very, very early. sooner or later, that's probably going to feel like your own hand. >> incredible. >> thank you, dr. max. let's talk weather now. lonnie quinn is here. we are starting off with a chill in the air this morning. that was amazing. >> it's beautiful. it's a cool day, i guess. i thought it was just great out there today. hopefully, you enjoyed it as well. now the question is, maurice and christine want to know, will we be getting more of it? sit tight. central park today 77. medusa, new york, found 71. thank you jacqueline. riverhead with 72. moderating tomorrow. in new york city, that beautiful sky is clear and comfortable.
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75 degrees as of right now. headlines look like that. the cool temps will not stick around but the sunshine will. here is a question for you. look at last week. thermometer. could we see a 90-degree this week? i think there is a chance. in control. into far. be until sunday. as this high moves to the east, instead of having a north-northwest wind like today, tomorrow it starts pushing off sore. southwest wind. we will be warming up. over the weekend you had high temperatures 79 on saturday, 80 on sunday. today we bottomed out at 77. tomorrow about 83. about 85 on wednesday. thursday is the warmest day this week. will there be any rain? not right now. any of this cloud cover you see up into massachusetts and new england, that's the system that brought you the cloud cover and some rain over the weekend.
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it's now somebody else's system. not ours. look at that clear air through the midwest. we stay on the dry side. bigger picture shows you, i mean, there is nothing brewing. yeah, there is a bit of wet weather off to the west and we will deal with the wet weather chance late saturday going into sunday. otherwise, boy, looks nice out there. for tonight clear skies, comfortable at 62 degrees. tomorrow warmer than we were today. 83 degrees. but we are starting to warm up. it stays sunny, dry. as you get to wednesday a high temp of 85. thursday 85. i think thursday is the day inland where some folks will be, you know, securely into the upper 80s and possibly tapping on that 90-degree number. friday 84. saturday 84. saturday light going into sunday we are looking at our next rain chance. i got to tell you, with the rain that we had, we have a deficit. i hate to keep preaching he we need rain. the interesting thing about this seven day, another chance for unsettled weather on the weekend. we didn't have any of that
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during the summer months. now the kids go back to school and we could see some -- >> what is the deficit for rain. >> for the whole year five inches or so. again, if you look back to like the beginning of the summer we are two inches behind schedule for that time. >> we will make it up. thank you. "the talk" made its season 6 debut today. the ladies had plenty to bring to the table. a 2013 controversy. >> i think we had a topic where we talked about heidi klum saving her children's hair, they are bi-racial and saving it in a plastic bag. i made some statements that were not only wrong. they hurt our community. i was wrong. and i want to take the time to apologize. >> there is a lot of -- >> co-host sarah gilbert say open, honest conversation is what their show is about. following co-host sharon osbourne's recent absence, they talked about how they offer
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each other support- >> we are friends first. i think we treat each other at the table the way we treat each other if at a table in a restaurant or one of their homes, to let the person know we are there for them. >> catch "the talk" 2 p.m. right here on cbs2. >> i think i offended you like three years. for that, i'm forever sorry. are we good? >> yes. i forgive you. >> thank you. clear the air. gosh. all right. in just a moment here bedtime can be battle time for some families. wait until your kids how early some experts are saying they should be get to go sleep. just ahead on cbs2 at 6, tell a joke, change the world. people from around the globe are grabbing their chance to joke with the pope. a new campaign to help people in
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online causing a bit of debate about bedtime. cbs2's emily smith spoke to a sleep doctor today. >> reporter: it's a common question. time. get? sleep center director dr. karl bazil says it's significantly more than most people think. >> when you talk about kids, they have a lot to learn. their brain processes that information, makes new connections. sleep chart went viral when a wisconsin schoolteacher posted it on school's facebook page. she is telling parents a child who is 5 years old waking up at 6 a.m. needs to be in bed by 6:45 at night. that's 11 hours and 15 minutes. 12-year-olds asleep by 8:15. some parents are saying it's unrealistic and a pipe dream. >> you got to do it your own way. >> reporter: but the doctor says the controversial post has merit, saying it's into line with the national sleep
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foundation's suggestions that kindergartens should get ten to 13 hours of sleep. 6-13 need 9-11 hours. olders kids 8-10 hours. >> we should be going to bed at 9:15 p.m. >> okay. >> reporter: does that happen? >> rarely. like if i have a test. >> reporter: this one was you should be in bed by 8:15. what do you think about that? >> i agree. >> reporter: you could do it? >> yeah. >> reporter: you agree? >> yeah. >> reporter: do you go to bed early? >> yes. >> reporter: according to kinsley graham's far, he gets four hours less than the recommendation. does to make you think twice about his bedtime a little bit? >> not really. he goes to bed at 8, 8 thirds every day. >> reporter: if you can get your kids to nap, that counts, too. every second. in manhattan, emily smith, cbs2 news. >> and the doctor says staying on the schedule on the weekend is equally important. otherwise, you develop what he
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calls sleep jetlag and sleep debt when you cannot fall asleep sunday night. >> good luck with that, folks. >> great on paper, isn't it? they are so much better when they are rested. >> they are. >> gosh. it would be nice. >> battling my kids to get to bed that early. that will do it for us at five. thanks for watching. see you again at 11. >> the news at 6 starts right now. live from studio 46 this is cbs2 news at 6. danger on the road. a bus driver busted on an mta bus for allegedly driving from queens to long island while drunk. and it was his day off. good evening. i am dana tyler. the veteran mta bus driver was on the job since 1988 and has a clean record. police say alexander copeland went on a drunken joyride for

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